UCSD Center on Global Transformation: Maintaining an Independent Judiciary in the Face of Political Challenges

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Date and Time

  • Wednesday, March 8, 2017 from 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


UC San Diego, Ida and Cecil Green Faculty Club's Atkinson Pavilion

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan Tassaduq Jillani will share his views on how the judicial system in Pakistan has established its independence from the other branches of government. Following his presentation, the Honorable M. Margaret McKeown of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit will provide a comparative perspective and will discuss the current challenges facing the U.S. court. A reception will be held following the talk. This event is free. Please visit the event website for more information (including information about parking) and to register.

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Program Representative Lisa Lee